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You have already established their design and technical capabilities, now you are interested in their ability to fulfill your needs and provide you with efficient service. Ask for some references from their most recent projects. Ask for the web addresses, contact names, details and completion dates. In approaching them in this way you ensure that you're not getting the one or two satisfied clients that they have serviced in the past, you are getting up to date clients and up to date projects.
Once you have their details, call the referees. The following are some idea's of the kind of information you might want to extract from these people:-
Verify the details you have been given in respect to project completion dates.
Find out about the quality of service the client received
Ask how able the web design company was in establishing and anticipating the needs of their client.
Discuss deadlines and timely delivery
Try to establish how effective the site has been in achieving the original goals of the client
Ask if the client has any complaints
Don't be afraid to speak frankly, whether satisfied with the service or not, most people are happy to be given the opportunity to sing praises or vent frustrations.
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